What is Utility Bill Management?

Utility bill management (UBM) sometimes referred to as utility expense management (UEM), simply put, is the process of streamlining utility bill collection, validation, and payment.

4 Ways to Remove the Headache of a Sustainability Audit

The mere mention of the word audit is usually enough to send sustainability managers into a spin.

Time to tighten the taps on water retailers

Since the business water retail market was deregulated in April 2017 many water consumers are still struggling to receive accurate invoices.

What does Net Zero really mean for my business?

This is not just about balancing carbon, it’s about transformational change.

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‘Increasingly severe weather caused by climate change threatens grid operations’

That’s according to new research from Accenture, which is based on a survey of more than 200 electric utility executives from 28 countries

Advocates urge US Congress to halt electricity shut-offs

Utility-justice groups have also asked authorities to implement a waiver of late-payment fees and forgiveness of all bills for low-wealth households

Optimal offers free empty premises utility monitoring to reduce costs during COVID-19 crisis

Optimal Monitoring, an award-winning specialist in utility monitoring, has launched a unique offer to help businesses minimise empty building energy spend during the Coronavirus outbreak.

US efficiency programmes save power at average cost of 2.4¢ per kWh

That’s the conclusion reached in a new study conducted by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, which observed energy efficiency measures implemented between 2012 and 2017

Utility sector ‘must reduce emissions more than other sectors’

The Science Based Targets initiative says of the 237 companies with validated science-based targets, utilities must reduce emissions the most.

Utility giants urge government to establish new onshore wind strategy

They say the renewable energy source is required to reach net zero emissions by 2050 at the least cost to households and businesses

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